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Chris Rock on The Bottom Line Sports Show

Word on the street is Chris Rock will appear live as a special guest on The Bottom Line Sports Show with Penny Hardaway tomorrow at 9PM EST.  You may wonder what Chris Rock and Penny Hardaway have to do with each other.  Well, in a string of Nike commercials that ran from 1994-1998, Rock was the voice of “Lil Penny,” the puppet alter ego to the famed basketball star.  Chris and Penny will rehash their work together on the campaign and also discuss what’s new in sports. Should be a lively conversation!

The Bottom Line Sports Show is executively produced by Penny Hardaway and Charles Oakley and hosted by Gerald Brown.  The BlogTalkRadio show features guests from the sports and entertainment world discussing the latests in sports with past guests including Jerry Rice, Dwyane Wade, Sugar Ray Leonard, Patrick Ewing, Jim Kelly, Deion Sanders, Dwight Howard, Plaxico Burress, comedian Kevin Hart and Grammy-nominated singer J. Cole.

If you are interested in submitting questions for Chris Rock, send them via Twitter @blinesports or to The Bottom Line Sports Show Facebook Page. Tune in tomorrow at 9PM EST to hear the show live. Listen online or by phone at 347-324-5839.

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TNNDN Radio is proud to welcome former Notre Dame head coach and current ESPN analyst Lou Holtz. Lou was the last head coach at Notre Dame to win a National Championship, as well as to coach a Heisman Trophy winner.  He offers his thoughts on the 2012 Football season for the Irish.  Tune in here.

VividLife Radio welcomes California Secretary of Education Bonnie Reiss to discuss political mindfulness and the power of consciousness in a changing world.  In her role, Bonnie Education is the primary education advisor to the Governor and is tasked with ensuring that there is access to quality education for all Californians. Tune in here.

Curt Smith of the popular recording duo Tears For Fears visits with Olivia Wilder updates us on his recording, film scoring, television appearances, and other projects.  Tune in here.

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Stan Lee, world famous comic creator and movie producer, joins Artists On Demand to discuss his comics, and  his upcoming projects including the upcoming summer superhero film The Avengers. Lee is the creator of such superheroes including Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Hulk, Fantastic Four, and much more.  Tune in here.

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In honor of Valentine's Day, actor Angelica Page joins Robin Milling for Let's Do Lunch! at the Lambs Club Restaurant in New York City. She discusses her role in the Off-Broadway comedy Psycho Therapy, and  candidly shares stories about love, romance, and bad boys.  Tune in here.


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The Matty P Radio Happy Hour welcomed a star studded cast last week that included reality star turned musician, Tila Tequila! Tila discusses her new hit single ” You Can Dance.” The show also welcomes former UFC Heavyweight Champion, Ricco Rodriguez.

Buzz On Broad Sports Talk Radio welcomes former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver and special teams standout Vince Papale. Vince is known from the 2006 movie Invincible, which covers his inspirational journey to becoming a Philadelphia Eagle.  Vince talks about the movie, his new book and much more!

In Politics Talk Radio, Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Jim DeMint (R-SC) join AACONS. Senator Lee is the author of the recently released book, The Freedom Agenda. Senator DeMint authored Saving Freedom and makes his fourth appearance on the show.

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On the latest segment of The Down & Dirty with Frank Fontana, Frank welcomes BMX superstars Nate Wessel and Brian Kachinsky to the studio.  In the Craftsmanship segment, Rebecca Zemans of Rebecca Zemans Jewelry stops by to talk about her unique creations and how she got into the business.  Joe Ostrowski of WSCR/The Score also stops in for a fun Man-Land sports roundup.

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Notre Dame legend, Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger joins The Drew Show.  Rudy speaks  about his inspiring story of overcoming all the odds on the gridiron and his 27 seconds of success that led him to becoming one of Notre Dame’s most famous graduate and the basis for the film, Rudy.

The Small Business Roundtable welcomes Guy Kawasaki to The Camp House in front of a live audience.  The former Chief Evangelist of Apple and co-founder of is one of the world’s most highly regarded entrepreneurs.  Kawasaki is also the author of the New York Times best selling book, Enchantment.

On this episode of the Todd Griffiths Show, Todd welcomes numismatist, James Digeorgia, author and renowned expert in gold and precious metals.  Todd also covers rare coins and the value they can add to your portfolio.

The Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana welcomes to the show  Urban Access Media Group CEO, Bobby Lewis, who speaks with Frank about his new company that is providing programming content to black and minority communities and also about where traditional and new media is heading.  Frank is later joined by William Gurstelle, a science writer making a name for himself in creating new uses for technology.  William talks about his latest book The Practical Pyromaniac.

Bill Cosby on Michael Vick’s Super Bowl Bid, Teena Marie’s Final BTR Interiew, and Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch’s Holiday Movie Picks

bill-cosby7Bill Cosby: During the iconic comic’s holiday address to the BlogTalkRadio family, he touches on a possible Super Bowl bid for convicted dogfighter Michael Vick—whose team, the Philly Eagles, President Obama praised this week for giving him a second chance. “For Michael to be able to go through it all, pay his debt to society, and now realize what he wants to do and how to get it, then that’s enough of a comeback for me,” Dr. Cosby tells Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone. “If he never plays in a Super Bowl, he still winds up way ahead of the old Michael Vick. So his Super Bowl was when he broke out of that cocoon and wound up as a beautiful black butterfly, as opposed to a moth flying around over the highways trying to attack cars.”

teena-marie1Teena Marie: 1956-2010. The Ivory Queen of Soul—who made history as Motown’s first white act—passed away Sunday in Los Angeles at age 54. Two years ago, in her final BlogTalkRadio interview, she shared the secret of her success with host Sai Browne. “I believe it’s my faith in God. How much I love God. How much he loves me,” Prince‘s one-time ladylove said. “Music is a gift, and I don’t abuse it. When the inspiration for music comes to me, it comes directly from God. God likes music!”

ed-koch2Ed Koch: The former New York City mayor, who turned 86 this month, drops in on World Talk Live to chat with host Brett Cohen about his weekly online “Mayor at the Movies” series, in which he recently panned the Angelina Jolie-Johnny Depp vehicle The Tourist, while hailing Colin Firth‘s performance in The King’s Speech as “superb.”

david-tamela-mannDavid & Tamela Mann: The gospel-singing husband-and-wife team—who have appeared in a variety of Tyler Perry projects, including the play I Can Do Bad All By Myself and the flick Diary of a Mad Black Woman—drop in on Layin’ It on the Line host Reginald Ford to chat about their New Year plans.

mateen-cleavesMateen Cleaves: The former NBA guard—who played for the Pistons, Cavs and Sonics—joins Bottom Line Sports Show hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy and their correspondents Penny Hardaway and Cherie Johnson for a look back at the most memorable sports stories of 2010.